Notes: Brocklebank Dock was a typical Liverpool Overhead Railway
station being located on the elevated line 16 feet above street
level on the iron structure that carried the line above Liverpool's
busy Dock Road and directly above the Dock Boards railway which
ran throughout the length of the dock system linking the various
goods facilities. Upon opening it was served by trains between
Herculaneum Dock and Alexandra Dock stations. Between 1894 and
1905 extensions where made to Dingle in the south and in two
stages to Seaforth & Litherland on the L&Y Liverpool.
To Southport line. The station was connected to the street by
The line closed along with all of its stations on 30.12.1956 due to the structure corroding.
Brocklebank Dock station was demolished with the rest of the
Overhead Railway towards the end of 1957.
To see the other
stations on the Liverpool Overhead Railway click on the station
Street, Pier Head,
Nelson Dock, Sandon
Dock & Seaforth
for a brief history of the Liverpool Overhead Railway